Foundations of Game Design 1a: Introduction
Does your love of video games motivate you to pursue a career in this field? Pursue your passion by learning about the principles of game design through the stages of development, iterative process, critiques, and game development tools. Put these new skills to work by designing your own game!
- Develop skills from several disciplines, including design, visual arts, audio arts, and computer programming in order to build a playable game
- Walk through the activities necessary to build a game with an abundance of screenshots and step-by-step instructions
- Practice game creation techniques with hands-on activities, such as “Practice Games” and “Game On”
- Learn about the business side of video games, including ethical decision-making, law and intellectual property, privacy and piracy, marketing, and crowdfunding